Actor Evan Rachel Wooden and 4 different girls have come out with accusations of abuse towards Manson.
Posted on February 4, 2021, at 8:24 a.m. ET
Dita Von Teese has addressed allegations towards her ex-husband Marilyn Manson after a number of girls, together with Westworld actor Evan Rachel Wooden, accused the musician of “grooming” and “horrific” abuse.
For years, Wooden has spoken about her expertise in a previous abusive relationship with a person who had a whole lot of “charisma and energy,” testifying in entrance of the California Senate Public Security Committee in 2019 in help of a invoice to increase rights for survivors of home violence.
“The title of my abuser is Brian Warner, additionally recognized to the world as Marilyn Manson,” Wooden stated in an Instagram put up on Monday.
“I’m executed dwelling in worry of retaliation, slander, or blackmail,” the 33-year-old wrote. “I’m right here to show this harmful man and name out the numerous industries which have enabled him, earlier than he ruins any extra lives.”
Wooden and Manson had been in a relationship for a number of years, ending in 2010 after a seven month lengthy engagement. They met when she was 18 years outdated, and he was 36.
4 different girls got here ahead on Monday additionally accusing Manson of bodily, psychological, and sexual abuse. Two of them stated their experiences led to diagnoses of PTSD.
Mannequin Sarah McNeilly wrote in a press release that she was “emotionally abused, terrorized, and scarred” after Manson locked her in rooms and compelled her to hearken to him with different girls. Actor Lindsay Morgan, who’s Jewish, stated Manson would ask her to carry him Nazi memorabilia from Asia as “a joke.” An artist, Gabriella, generally known as sourgirrrl on Instagram, stated he took images of her bare and tied up with out her permission and despatched them to his pals.
In a press release on his personal Instagram account on Monday, Manson known as the allegations “horrible distortions of actuality.”
“My intimate relationships have at all times been totally consensual with like-minded companions,” he wrote. “No matter how — and why — others at the moment are selecting to misrepresent the previous, that’s the fact.”
On Wednesday, Manson’s ex-wife Dita Von Teese posted her personal Instagram assertion, saying the allegations “don’t match” her expertise of their relationship.
“To those that have expressed your considerations of my well-being, I admire your kindness,” the 48-year-old stated.
“Please know that the small print made public don’t match my private expertise throughout our 7 years collectively as a pair,” she went on. “Had they, I’d not have married him in December 2005.”
“I left 12 months later resulting from infidelity and drug abuse,” she added.
In an interview with the Telegraph in 2007, the burlesque dancer stated she made the choice to finish her marriage to Manson as a result of she “wasn’t supportive about his partying or his relationship with one other woman.”
“I get the impression he thinks I used to be unsupportive,” she stated on the time. “However the fact is I wasn’t supportive of his way of life, and another person got here alongside who was.”
“Abuse of any sort has no place in any relationship,” Von Teese stated in her assertion on Wednesday. “I urge these of you who’ve incurred abuse to take steps to heal and the power to completely notice your self.”
A consultant for Marilyn Manson has been contacted for additional remark.